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A Life-Changing Aide

In celebration of Home Care Aide Week, we would like to share a little bit about our patient Hudson and his Aveanna aide, Danni. When his previous caregiver could no longer work with him, Hudson was devastated. For Hudson, who […]

Continuing to Serve as a Veteran

As Veterans Day approaches, we would like to share a little bit about Aveanna team member and United States Navy veteran Robert Bowman. When Rob joined the Navy in 1995, he found a sense of camaraderie and purpose that he […]

Tips for Adaptive Trick-or-Treating

By Hallie Ager, PT It’s that time of year again – time for the ghosts and goblins to fill the streets and for loads of candy to be handed out! While this is an exciting time for children, it can […]

Great Toys for Increasing Mobility

By Katherine Shepard, PT There are so many benefits to getting children up and moving. It builds strength, promotes social interaction, allows them to explore and learn about their environment, and so much more! Children with movement disorders or disabilities […]

Spooky Sensory Halloween Activities

By Hays Nichols, PTA, and Chelsea Bise, PTA With Halloween lurking around the corner, here are some fun ideas for parties, therapy sessions, and functional décor! Not all children can participate in all activities, so this list encompasses fun for […]

Finding Adaptive and Inclusive Halloween Costumes

By Maggie Strange, PT, and Tiffany Keenum, SPT One of the best parts of Halloween is undoubtedly the costumes! Parents love to see their children experience the excitement of dressing up and participating in trick-or-treating or other Halloween activities with […]

Lariah and Forever Nurse Mary

By Lariah’s mom, Lavelle Nurse Mary came into our lives at a very difficult time, but the perfect time. Lariah was very fragile with a lot of breathing difficulties, g-tube fed, and needed 24-hour care. After 18 months at Children’s […]

Leila and Forever Nurses Cindy and Margie

Our patient Leila lives with Spinal Muscular Atrophy, a genetic disorder that causes progressive muscle weakness and leaves Leila in need of constant care. For the past six years, that constant care has come from Leila’s Aveanna Forever Nurses, Cindy […]

Jayden and Forever Nurse Lola

Our patient Jayden joined the Aveanna Healthcare family at just five months old. It can often take some time to find the right fit for a family and nurse in home care. But with Jayden and Nurse Lola, it was […]

Christian’s Back-to-School Skills

Aveanna patient Christian joined our North Houston Clinic for therapy services in June of 2018. He came to us with significant delays in fine and gross motor skills as well as speech. From the very beginning, Christian had incredible support […]